poetry

rose : Aprilbelle

bud pink soft petals still drawn tight   rose flower with thorns autumn calls   "A rose is a rose is a rose is a rose." (Getrude Stein)

"Freedom" by zancreatewordqueen

Sky is painted with clouds of chalky white, Swirled with plum purple, And flooded with light. Ground is covered in lush, green grass, Soft on my feet as I walk Beside a row of trees. Every day I have breathed, I have lived, And to...

mindset of choice :cinquain

thoughtless great spirits think mediocrity cries intelligence questions old truths free spirit       "Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter cannot understand it when a man does not...

Dear Dreamer, Have you met my shadow friends?

The cold spot above my bed, the creaky foundation, and the whispering shadows... I can't see them but I feel them.   When no one is there I hear them calling. I'm breaking and they're watching. They're waiting.   ...

poets night: minute

poets sat together back then spend nights talking chain of haiku grew connecting minds   sharing inspiration and wit born of moments poems saw light topics explored   poets night was not simple fun great poems were...

lonely house

nobody lives here a beautiful house it is traditional   people only see what happened within these walls lingering presence  

remember

  Never forget them who gave you moments of love cherish the friendship

Know thyself: Aprilbelle

But he that dares not grasp the thorn Should never crave the rose.  (Anne Bronte)   know the thing you crave choose wisely see foil lacks substance rose withers   “It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your...

Problems in Society💊💊

When it comes down to it It doesn't begin with A temptation of popping But Thee temptation  Not one or two  More The bottle is just sitting there  Mind filled with thoughts Tears drown the eyes Final decision made Hand...